In my book I tell an anecdote about how a joke I wrote for “Late Night with David Letterman” almost fractured my skull. This video brings the anecdote to life. The lesson: Safety First.
A heavy steel hinge on “The A-Team Stunt Alarm” comes within inches of splashing my brains all over a pillow. Watch it happen starting at the 2 minute mark.
For more tales of my late-night encounters with The Reaper, get Comedy Writing for Late-Night TV.